Wars are fought by armies. But they are supported by documents--countless documents--from the first declaration to the final truce. The War on Paper shows just how revealing that rarely considered aspect of warfare can be, telling the... read more

The War on Paper - 20 Documents That Defined the Second World War

Scientists have always kept secrets. But rarely in history have scientific secrets been as vital as they were during World War II. In the midst of planning the Manhattan Project, the U.S. Office of Strategic Service... read more

The Bastard Brigade - The True Story of the Secret Plot to Stop the Nazi Atomic Bomb

This major publication about Maori participation in the First World War is written by NZ's leading Maori military historian Dr Monty Soutar, author of the award-winning Nga Tama Toa C Company, Maori Battalion. A fascinating look at the Pioneer Battal... read more

Whitiki! Whiti! Whiti! E!: Maori in the First World War

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 Military

'Extraordinary...serious naval history and a detective story, told with passion.' The Times 'Vividly detailed...compelling yet comprehensive.' Los Angeles Times 'Simply outstanding.' Booklist (starred review) 'Gripping... This yarn has it all.' USA Today The ... read more

Indianapolis

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 Military

D-Day was the largest amphibious invasion in history, and this graphic account explores all the details of its planning and execution, as well as the campaign that effectively destroyed the German forces in France. Enhancing the superb... read more

D-Day Remembered: From the Invasion to the Liberation of Paris

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Tom Marcus, former MI5, grew up on the streets in the north of England. He joined the Army at sixteen and went on to become the youngest member of the Armed Forces to pass the six-month selection process for Special Operations in Northern Ireland.He was hand-picked from the Ar... read more

I Spy: My Life in MI5

Praise for Sunday Times No.1 bestselling author Damien Lewis' SAS mission series:
'One of the great untold stories of WWII' - Bear Grylls on SAS Ghost Patrol
'The untold story' - Daily Mail on SAS Nazi Hunters
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SAS Italian Job: The Secret Mission to Storm a Forbidden Nazi Fortress

Darkly funny, shockingly honest, Brothers in Arms is an unforgettable account of the brutal reality of war - every boring, scary, exciting moment - and the bonds of friendship that can never be destroyed.'If you could choose which two limbs go... read more

Brothers in Arms - Real War. True Friends. Unlikely Heroes

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 Military

'We are the Pilgrims, master; we shall go, Always a little further; it may be, Beyond that last blue mountain barred with snow.' If there was ever anyone who went a little further, a little beyond, it was Alastair MacKenzie. In a career spanning 30 years, MacKe... read more

Pilgrim Days - From Vietnam to the SAS

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 Military

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'His masterpiece' Antony Beevor, Spectator'A masterful performance' Sunday Times'By far the best book on the Vietnam War' Gerald Degroot, The Times, Book of the Year Vietnam became the Western world's most divisive modern conflict, pre... read more

Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy: 1945-1975

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 Military

On 25 June 1950, the invasion of South Korea by the Communist North launched one of the bloodiest conflicts of the last century. The seemingly limitless power of the Chinese-backed North was thrown against the ferocious firepower of the UN-backed South in a war that can be seen tod... read more

The Korean War
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 Military

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The Sunday Times #1 Bestseller The great airborne battle for the bridges in 1944 by Britain's Number One bestselling historian and author of the classic Stalingrad 'Our greatest chronicler of the Second World War . . . his fans will love it' - Robert Fox, Ev... read more

Arnhem: The Battle for the Bridges, 1944